Watch now: Switzerland decides their Eurovision entry for 2018

by Stefano Casellini 2,715 views

It’s a busy Eurovision weekend, again! Switzerland will decide their Eurovision entry with the Entscheidungsshow 2018. The Swiss national final is scheduled tonight at 20:05 CET.

Six artists are bidding to represent the landlocked country at the Eurovision Song Contest 2018 in Lisbon in May. The winner will be decided 50% by the televote and 50% by international juries.

How to watch

The Entscheidungsshow 2018 will be streamed on the Eurovision portal of SRF from 20:05 CET:

You can also watch the live show via the official SRK Musik YouTube channel.

The show

The Entscheidungsshow 2018 will take place in the studios of Swiss broadcaster SRF in Zurich. It will begin at 20:05 CET.

The winner will represent Switzerland in the second half of the first semi-final of the Eurovision Song Contest on 8 May in Lisbon.

The six competing acts are:

  1. Zibbz – Stones
  2. Angie Ott – A thousand times
  3. Naeman – Kiss me
  4. Chiara Dubey – Secrets and lies
  5. Alejandro Reyes – Compass
  6. Vanessa Iraci – Redlights

The seven international juries were revealed a few days ago by SRF. They are:

  • Albania
  • Armenia
  • France
  • Germany
  • Iceland
  • Israel
  • Italy

Having failed to qualify for three years in a row, Switzerland is hoping to reach the Grand Final again in Lisbon. A new selection system was implemented this year, along with a songwriting camp. Have the Swiss found the right formula?

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